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From Stas Bekman <s...@stason.org>
Subject Re: [PATCH] Re: version syntax for mp2 [summary]
Date Tue, 04 Jan 2005 20:21:12 GMT
John Peacock wrote:
> Stas Bekman wrote:
> 
>> John, so APR-0.9.x should be 0.009000 and not 0.900000, right?
>>
> 
> Definitely!  Parse as (\d+)\.(\d{3})(\d*) and you will be consistent 
> with everything (the version.pm module splits on three digits like 
> that).  The discussion "Improved Perl version numbering system" in 
> perl56delta guarantees that:
> 
>     5.006_000 => v5.6.0
>     5.006_001 => v5.6.1
>     5.005_03  => v5.5.30
> 
> so the three digit subversions is pretty much set in stone.
> 
> The "suggestion" in the Camel to use /at least/ 2 significant decimal 
> places was to prevent the 1.1...1.9, 1.10 (oops) problem.

Right, thanks John!


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